Pearly Mae's Orange Cookies

Pearly Mae's Orange Cookies

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My mother-in-law, Pearl, gave me this old family recipe years before she passed away. People came from around the county (Frazeysburg, OH) to get some of Pearl's cookies from her and now, our entire family looks forward to enjoying Grandma Pearl's orange cookies. Yummy, moist and a delicious orange treat! Thank you Pearl, for sharing this delicious, refreshing cookie!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 1 c
    crisco
  • 1
    grated rind and juice of orange
  • 1 c
    sour milk (add 1t vinegar to make cup)
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    vanilla
  • 5 c
    flour

How to Make Pearly Mae's Orange Cookies

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Combine sour milk, orange juice and vanilla. Combine with all other ingredients and mix well. Drop tablespoon onto greased cookie sheet and bake for 10 minutes or until light brown.
  2. Frosting for Cookies: Combine 1# bag Powdered Sugar, 1 tablespoon melted butter, and grated rind and juice of orange. Mix til creamy.
  3. When cookies are still warm, frost with orange frosting and ENJOY!

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About Pearly Mae's Orange Cookies

Course/Dish: Cookies



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